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89th And Broke

I'm a young professional living in Astoria (formerly of Williamsburg, the UES and Murray Hill - I move a lot!). I'm always looking for something fun to do or the best place to grab a drink and dinner at an affordable price around the city. Have a suggestion? Email me at Laura AT 89thandbroke DOT com.

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Deal Alert! Free Soft Serve With Your BK Value Meal!

Until October 9th, you can get a free soft serve cone or cup with any Burger King Value Meal purchase, at participating locations. While this deal only pertains to soft serve cups and cones, BK has rolled out a new menu of soft serve desserts which include:

Classic soft serve cones and cups Traditional sundaes […]

Favorite Food Finds!

Slim pickings today!

$25 gets you $50 to Bowlmor. $20 gets you $50 to Cowgirl Sea-Horse. Save 90% at restaurant.com with the code WOW.

Try This Trick! Freeshipping.org + Banana Republic Giveaway!

The awesome folks at Freeshipping.org were kind enough to sponsor a giveaway today.  If you haven’t heard of Freeshipping.org, it’s the mecca for all things free shipping.  The site  lists pretty much every major retailer and provides the code that will allow you to get free shipping – perfect just in time for holiday shopping!  Better […]

Favorite Food Finds!

Get a four-course Sicilian dinner for two for $39 at Scopello in BK. Get $6 movie tickets thanks to Fandango. Restaurant.com is letting you get $25 gift cards for a buck – no promo code needed. Get a round of beers and dinner for two for for $35 at Kirakuya. $5 gets you […]

Coming Up! Free Coffee Tomorrow!

September 29th is National Coffee Day and at least two coffee chains that we know of are celebrating with free coffee, which is a nice morning perk to say the least!

7-11 will be giving away free cups of medium coffee from 7 – 11 am, so make sure to head there early.

Krispy […]

Favorite Food Finds!

$50 for $25 to spend on Spanish food at La Paella. Get 80% off at Restaurant.com with the code FALL. $65 for 3-course dinner for two and a bottle of wine at Pescatore. Here’s our review of the restaurant! Get $25 to Abigail Cafe & Wine Bar for $10. Get $20 worth of smoothies and vitamins at […]

Try This Trick! Learn about Wine with Daily Sip!

When it comes to wine, I know virtually nothing except I prefer white wine and know Riesling is sweet.  That’s about it.  To me, a bottle of Trader Joe’s wine has tasted just as good as a fancy bottle of wine.  So yup, it’s official – I know if it tastes good and that’s […]

Deal Alert! Free Ice Cream at Cold Stone Creamery!

Swing by a Cold Stone Creamery today for a FREE Sprinkled with Wishesâ„¢ Creationâ„¢ – Sweet Cream Ice Cream, Brownie, Rainbow Sprinkles and Fudge!  While this ice cream is free, Cold Stone Creamery hopes in exchange, you’ll donate a buck or two to the Make-a-Wish Foundation.  This free ice cream party kicks off at 5pm […]

Favorite Food Finds!

$15 gets you 2 paninis with 2 coffees, teas, fresh squeezed juices or smoothies at Milux Cafe. Enjoy dinner for 2 or 4 at Sapori D’ischia in Woodside. For $29 you’ll get one app, two entrees and one dessert. And for $49 you’ll get 2 apps, 4 entrees and 2 desserts. Grab a […]

Coming Up! Malaysia Noodle Festival!

Start planning your lunch for tomorrow, September 27.  From 11:30 to 3pm, swing by the Malaysia Noodle Festival in the Chelsea Triangle at 14th and 9th.  You’ll be able to pick up lunch priced from $4 – $8 from the following restaurants:

Fatty Crab Laut Nyonya Bentara New Malaysia Penang UWS Spice Market Todd […]

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